FG Announces Date for WAEC 2020 to start

This is to notify the general public that 2020 WAEC will be starting soon. On Monday, the 6th day of July 2020, the federal Government announced the date for the 2020 WAEC to start.

FG Announces Date for WAEC 2020 to start- WAEC 2020 Latest Updates

Just last week, the federal Government approved safe reopening of schools for students in final year.

Candidates especially those in ss3 have been looking forward to this exciting announcement.  They have been searching online constantly for the new date for 2020 WAEC to start.

This safe reopening is to enable students in graduating classes to write their final exams. However, final year in this context means jss3 and ss3 students

In this article, we will be revealing the new date for 2020 WAEC to start.

This hunt for the 2020 WAEC updates made candidates to be searching online for:

  • When will WAEC 2020 commence?
  • New date for WAEC 2020 to start?
  • Has 2020 WAEC been Postponed Indefinitely
  • WAEC 2020 updates

If you have a candidate or friend in ss3 do not forget to share this article with them.

Also if you are preparing for this examination, don’t forget to go through these 11 tips that will help you study better and pass all examinations

When will WAEC 2020 Commence?

According to the latest announcement by the Federal Government, this year’s WAEC examination will hold from August 4th to September 5th 2020.

This was announced by the Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajuiba, on Monday 6th july during the daily COVID-19 Presidential Task Force briefing.

What this means is that 2020 WAEC will be starting almost a month from today.

The timing is to enable schools provide the necessary things as directed by the FG to ensure the safety of students.

The minister also stated that after WAEC, NABTEB and NECO 2020 will start immediately.

The minister said, “we are continuing registration for NECO, for those who have not concluded registration, please try to complete your registration.”

If you have not applied for NECO 2020, you can apply HERE

He also appealed to candidates who will write this exam to prepare well for the exam as they might not have enough time to revise once the exam has started.

Candidates who wish to write WAEC GCE can also apply HERE

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